課程題目:LA210-E 神學英文          
教授:謝曹玉華博士 (2004 多倫多大學教育博士;1983-2018 教育學院講師)

上課日期:2020年1月8日至2020年3月11日 (逢週三,1月22日停課, 共9課)

上課時間:19:00-21:45                       
上課地點:建道市區校園


課程目標:

To develop and enhance students' advanced reading skills in English especially for reading the Bible and theological texts. 

提高及發展學生的進階英文閱讀技巧,尤其適用於閱讀聖經及神學文本。


課程內容:

Biblical and theological vocabulary, 

grammar, sentence structures and genre in the texts of the Bible, theological books/articles and other publications such as hymns and quotations

聖經及神學詞彙學習。

聖經、神學書籍/文章以及其他出版如詩歌、引文等的語法、句子結構以及體裁學習。


課程要求

1. Weekly reading for presentation/discussion in class  (2 hr / wk)  20%

2. One short test on vocabulary    (Revision 1 to 3 hrs)  20%

3. A test on a Bible passage demonstrating knowledge of the language structure/use     (revision 4 to 6 hrs)   30%

4. A test on a theological text demonstrating knowledge of the language structure /use    (revision 4-6 hrs)   30% 


教科書

1.    Stott, John. Basic Christianity. S.l.: Intervarsity Press, 2019.

2.    An English-Chinese bilingual Bible

3.    An English dictionary for advanced learners

 

參考書目

1. Hibbs, Pierce, and Megan Reiley. Theological English: An Advanced ESL Text for Students of Theology. New Jersey: P & R Publishing, 2018.

2. Peterson, Eugene. The Message: The Bible in Contemporary Language. Navpress, 2002.

3. Lewis, C. S. Mere Christianity. New York: HarperOne, 2015.

4. McKim, Donald K. The Westminster Dictionary of Theological Terms. 2nd ed. Louisville: Westminster John Knox Press, 2014.

Message Bible(free online)
https://www.biblestudytools.com/msg/

NIV version(free online)
https://www.biblestudytools.com/niv/